Dr Takebumi ITAGAKI obtained a PhD in Engineering/Music from University of
Durham (England) in 1998. In 2000, he moved to Brunel University (England)
as a Lecturer in Engineering. He contributed towards the following
EU-IST FP5 research projects in digital TV services, such as: SAMBITS, CISMUNDUS,
and CONFLUENT. He was the prime contractor and administrative coordinator
of: SAVANT Project, and was the project manager of IST FP6 Integrated Project
INSTINCT. He is currently Project Coordinator of the PSP project DTV4All.